SRINAGAR | JULY 17 :Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was not allowed to attend the funeral prayers of his maternal uncle.
Soon after Mirwaiz stepped out of his residence, he was arrested by the police. “As I defied house arrest to lead Jinazah prayers of my maternal uncle & close aide Tariq Ahmed Buch, Arrested & detained at police station,” tweeted Mirwaiz. Pertinently, Mirwaiz is continuously under house detention since last week of June.
2015 Kashmir Despatch